Dereskos Sauvignon Blanc
  • Grape variety: Sauvignon Blanc
  • Category: White Dry Wine
  • Protected geographical indication: Messinia, Greece
  • Location: Floka, Gargaliani, in the plateau, on mountain Egaleo
  • Height: 350 meters to sea level
  • Total Area under vines: 1 hectares
  • Age of vines: 7 years
  • Planting density: 4.000 vines per hectare
  • Soil: Medium clay and argyle
  • Vineyard management: Bilateral gyot cordoned prunning, grass covering on each row, sustainable methods, thining out of the leaves, on one side in June
  • Wine making: Cryovinification in stainless steel tanks
  • Alc.: 13 – 13.5 % vol
  • Acidity: 6.5 gr / ltr
  • Sugar content: 1.7 gr / ltr
  • Average yields: 80 hl per hectare
  • Tasting notes: Light yellow green colour, crispy acidity and intense nose, with aromas of grepefruit, mango and citrus. Overwhelning mouth, with long lasting fruit flavors. Perfect companion with seafood, oyster, big fat fish, soft cheeses, pasta with seafood, and white meats cooked with herbs
  • Aging potential: 3-5 years
  • Best served: 12-14o c